Alibi V.25 No.14 • April 7-13, 2016 
Best-o-Tron

Best of Burque 2016

Congratulations to the winners, sympathies to the losers, and a massive thank you to our readers who showed up online in record-breaking numbers this year to share their opinions about who the best really are. The votes have been cast, the people have spoken.

BOB: Life in Burque

All the bests for residents: Politics, Money, Media, Best Road to Confuse Out-of-Town Drivers, Best Place to Spend a Wad of Singles, Best Neon Sign, Best Parking Lot to Make You Lose All Faith in Humanity, Best Place to Read a Complete Novel While Waiting in Line and Best Place to Find Peace of Mind, among others.
RoboHighLife
Illo by Tamara Sutton

BOB: Night Life

Best bars of various stripes, Best beverages to imbibe and other Besties of the after-dark variety.
Artbot
Illo by Rob M

BOB: Arts

The Best in theatre, visual arts and words both spoken and written.
MusicBot
Illo by Brie MacQuarrie

BOB: Music

The Best places to buy tunes and listen to live music, plus some of the Best performers in Albuquerque.
Flavorbot
Illo by Rob M

BOB: Local Flavor

The Best stuff that makes Burque Burque.
Babybot
Illo by Rob M

BOB: Kiddos

Best Summer Camp, Best Place to Take Kids, Best Story Time, Best Kid’s Haircut and bunch of other things Best for your (or someone else’s) kids.
RoboCat
Illo by Tamara Sutton

BOB: Pets

Best Nonprofit for Animals, Best Nonprofit for Animals, Best Pet Shop, Best Pet Grooming, Best Woof and Best Meow.
GoodsBot
Illo by Rob M

BOB: Goods

The most economically stimulating Bests of Albuquerque's merchant class, including Best Used Book Store, Best Vintage Clothing Store, Best Antique Store, Best Skate Shop and (of course) Best Adult Toy Store.
ServiceBot
Illo by Brie MacQuarrie

BOB: Services

The Best of Burque's highly trained professionals and fabulous establishments. Yes, that includes both Best Dentist and Best Medical Cannabis Dispensary!